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Discuss the effectiveness of offender treatment and punishment

When dealing with criminals we need to decide whether to punish them or treat them, which
depends on why the crime occurred. Carroll et al (1987) found two broad approaches towards
sentencing, this were conservative and liberal .The big question surrounding this…

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Cognitive Behaviour Therapy is a type of therapy based on the assumption that behaviour is related
to the interactions of thought. Using treatment such as cognitive behaviour therapy therapist can
work with the criminal on identifying and changing thoughts and behaviours that may be causing the
criminal behaviour. CBT aims…


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